The Espuela Land and Cattle Company: A Study of a Foreign-Owned Ranch in Texas

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Book containing the history of Spur Ranch and its London-based owners, the Espuela Land and Cattle Company. It covers topics including the founding of the ranch, its environs, expenses, personnel, conflicts with native peoples and neighbors, and life on the range.

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xv, 268 p. ; ill., maps, ports. : 24 cm.

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Holden, William Curry, 1896- 1970.

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Book containing the history of Spur Ranch and its London-based owners, the Espuela Land and Cattle Company. It covers topics including the founding of the ranch, its environs, expenses, personnel, conflicts with native peoples and neighbors, and life on the range.

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xv, 268 p. ; ill., maps, ports. : 24 cm.

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  • OCLC: 80356 | External Link
  • Call Number: SF196.U5 H6 1970
  • Accession or Local Control No: TSHA_0028
  • UNT Catalog No.: b1094941 | External Link
  • Library of Congress Control Number: 70-84084
  • ISBN: 087611-023-5
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth296831

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Holden, William Curry, 1896-. The Espuela Land and Cattle Company: A Study of a Foreign-Owned Ranch in Texas, book, 1970; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth296831/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Historical Association.